If you don’t have enough healthy natural bone in the mouth to support a dental implant, bone grafting may be necessary. This dental procedure involves surgically fusing additional bone tissue to the natural bone, and it’s most commonly performed on patients with missing teeth or gum disease.
While bone grafting can be done with synthetic bone, animal bone, or bone from other areas of the body, an extracted tooth can also be used for the graft with autogenous dentin grafting. This method features our Smart Dentin Grinder at Dental Implant Solutionz, and it’s an ideal alternative to traditional bone grafting. [Read more…]